July 26, 2017 2:07 AM ET

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Company Overview of Point72 Asset Management, L.P.

Company Overview

Point72 Asset Management, L.P. is a privately owned family office. The firm invests in the public equity markets. It employs long/short equity strategy to make its investments. The firm employs fundamental analysis with a bottom-up approach to make its investments. It was formerly known as S.A.C. Capital Advisors L.P. Point72 Asset Management, L.P. was founded in 1992 and operates as a subsidiary of Point72 Capital Holdings, L.P., and is based in Stamford, Connecticut with additional offices in Tokyo, Japan; Hong Kong; Singapore; Boston, Massachusetts; and New York City.

72 Cummings Point Road

Stamford, CT 06902

United States

Founded in 1992





Key Executives for Point72 Asset Management, L.P.

Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, and Chairman
Age: 61
Age: 51
Chief Financial Officer
Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 59
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer for the Asia-Pacific Region
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Point72 Asset Management, L.P. Key Developments

U.S. District Judge Approves $135 Million Settlement of Class-Action Lawsuit Against SAC Capital Advisors

A U.S. district judge has approved the $135 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit filed against SAC Capital Advisors, now known as Point72 Asset Management. The ruling ends the lawsuit filed by investors of Elan Corp., which Perrigo Co. PLC bought in 2013. The investors claimed they lost money due to insider trading in Elan stock. In addition, the judge reportedly approved $29.5 million in legal fees and expenses for the shareholders' lawyers.

Point72 Asset Management Doubles Office Space in Singapore’s OUE Bayfront

Point72 Asset Management moved into a new office space in Singapore’s OUE Bayfront in Marina Bay on November 14, 2016. The 8,880 square foot space can seat up to 60 employees, doubling the capacity of the Firm’s previous Singapore office. The layout and design of the new office will facilitate collaboration among employees in the Singapore office and between other offices at the Firm, with conference rooms, upgraded video conferencing capabilities, informal team gathering spaces, an open pantry and seating area, and a wellness room.

Point72 Presents at Credit Suisse 7th Annual China Investment Conference, Nov-03-2016 11:30 AM

Point72 Presents at Credit Suisse 7th Annual China Investment Conference, Nov-03-2016 11:30 AM. Venue: The Ritz-Carlton, Shenzhen, 116 Fuhua San Road, Futian District, Shenzhen 518048, China. Speakers: Howard Man.

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